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Washington Engineer e-news

Washington Engineer is a quarterly email newsletter with a message from the dean and a roundup of research highlights, campus news, events, and media stories featuring our faculty and students.

May 2018

In the May 2018 Washington Engineer:

  • Dean's Message - The dean touches on the College‚Äôs plans for enrollment and facilities expansion, the results of the new admission process and our signature community outreach event.
  • Research - Peptide-based biogenic dental product may cure cavities; Tissue paper sensors show promise for health care, entertainment, robotics; Researchers achieve HD video streaming at 10,000 times lower power
  • Campus News - UW, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory team up to make the materials of tomorrow; Engineering students wow judges at Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge
  • Events - USAF Science & Technology 2030 Forum; Engineering Development Forum
  • In the Media - Wirelessly charging a smartphone with a laser; Helping low-vision users browse web pages; Ordering laundry detergent with 3D printing
Illustration of tooth remineralization guided by peptides
UW graduate student Jinyuan Zhang demonstrates how wearable sensors can track eye movement. photo credit: Dennis R. Wise/University of Washington

Issue Index


May, July, September - Special: New Faculty, October, November

February, May, July, September - Special: New Faculty, October, November - Special: Student Projects

January, May, June (special), July, September (special), November

January, April, July, September (special), October

January, February (special), April, August, September (special), October

January, April, August, September (special), October